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Professor of Theology and Coordinator of Hispanic/Latino Studies
The Catholic University of America
Washington, D.C.

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Reverend John T. Ford, C.S.C. is Professor of Theology and Coordinator of Hispanic/Latino Studies at The Catholic University of America, Washington DC. A graduate of the University of Notre Dame, he received a master's degree in theology from Holy Cross College (Washington, DC) and earned a licentiate and doctorate in theology at the Gregorian University in Rome.

His current areas of teaching include nineteenth century theology, contemporary ecumenism, and Hispanic theology.

He has served as President of the North American Academy of Ecumenists, a member of the United Methodist-Roman Catholic Dialogue, a participant in the Reformed-Roman Catholic International Dialogue, and an observer-consultant for the Consultation on Church Union. He is currently a member of the Ecumenism Committee of the Washington Theological Consortium and also a member of the Faith and Order Commission of the National Council of Churches. Among his publications, he is co-editor with Dr. Darlis Swan of Twelve Tales Untold: A Study Guide for Ecumenical Reception (Eerdmans, 1993).

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